Major Fx Currency Pairs Majority of Fx Traders will be trading the Major Currency Pairs.e. 2188.8.131.52.29 Down.71 25 3 S P TSX Metals. In the above example, the GBP is called the base currency and USD is called the" currency. Conversely you would sell the pair (go short) if you believed the GBP was going to lose value against the USD. British Pound, canadian Dollar, chinese Yuan, chinese Yuan Offshore. Sell Go Short (Bears) (Bearish Market when price goes down).i.e. Major Fx Currencies All currencies and pairs normally have a Nickname.The Term on far right is the currency or pair Nickname. In previous articles, I mentioned go long and go short without properly explaining.
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